Noeleen HeyzerFeb 28, 2022
Gender Equality as an Essential Element in Securing Peace and Prosperity
A Discussion with Noeleen Heyzer
New Books Network 2022
Ellen Chesler talks with former director of UNIFEM Noeleen Heyzer about what was to be a woman in leadership, the constraints of advancing an agenda for women, how bureaucracies can be converted into communities of mutual aid, the legacy of Beijing’s 1995 Conference on Women and how UN’s principles of peace and human rights are not enough in preventing violence, corruption and exclusion.